Month: March 2021

Health Breaks

Health Breaks

Healthy Habits for High Performance: Water and Health Our bodies need water to function properly. Between 50% and 80% of the human body is made up of water. We need water or digestion, to absorb nutrients, to help us move, get rid of waste products and to regulate our...
Physio Report: A Focus on Preventing Falls

Physio Report: A Focus on Preventing Falls

Everyone at AACG, including the physiotherapy team, work hard to prevent falls. The risk of falls increases with age and this can have devastating consequences. While there are some risk factors that we cannot change, including age, gender, and cognition, there are...
Lifestyle Round Up!

Lifestyle Round Up!

The Memory Sensory Unit Team comprising of Sonia, Kaylene, Sarah, Lisa and Christine have worked tirelessly to make the environment in the MSU ‘homely’ but with a special difference – every part of the garden has a sensory purpose. The pathways lead...
Director of Care Message – Lara Basso

Director of Care Message – Lara Basso

Dear Banfields Relatives and Residents, An official welcome to 2021! The new year started with new restrictions for Victorians and then their subsequent easing, only to be followed by a statewide Stage 4 lockdown for five days; therefore, 2021 has commenced rather...
Banfields Bulletin – CEO Message

Banfields Bulletin – CEO Message

Dear residents, relatives and friends, I hope this message finds you well and you’re having a positive start to 2021.The summer days are now officially behind us and it’s very reassuring to see that the recent COVID-19 clusters in Victoria appear to be under control....
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